Once the decision has been made to use an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) company, selecting one involves several steps. Although most EMS companies perform the same basic services, every EMS is different.
Clean input power for appliances is more important than ever in modern manufacturing facilities. In years past, all loads that were connected to AC supply lines were either resistive loads, such as light bulbs and heaters, or simple inductive loads, such as fixed-speed AC motors.
The large number of certifications gives product developers broad supply chain options for building lighting solutions, energy devices, sensors, controllers, gateways and other IoT objects that will work together using the industry’s most widely deployed common language between IoT devices.
IBM now provides end-to-end business solutions that integrate Watson IoT platform with implementation, support and transformation services to deliver new business models “as a service,” working with clients including Ricoh.
AHAM and its member companies are spearheading a public education campaign to inform and educate consumers about the problem of counterfeit refrigerator water filters. It’s a widespread issue that has the potential to expose consumers to serious risks.